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Preschool Enrichment Classes

Our enrichment programs are the perfect way to broaden your child’s experience with a vast array of wonderful programs.  Both JCC members and the public have the opportunity to participate in a variety of available offerings.

Classes are 45 minutes per session and are instructed by specialized teachers in their core area of expertise. Members receive a discounted rate for all programs. Classes are offered during the fall, winter and spring and courses will vary depending upon the quarter.

Scroll down to view current offerings at right. 

Online Registration

Important Information

Instructions to set up your account for the first time:
1 – Have your JCC Member badge available to open your online registration account.
2 – Enter your JCC Badge number in the spaces  for User ID and Password
3 – In the next screen, click the Check if using scan code box
4 – Verify your information
5 – Change your user name and password (7 characters using both letters and numbers)

Already Have Your User ID and Password and Want to Register?
Click on the classes you want to register for on the right and add them to your Shopping Cart.

Online Registration is available for JCC Members Only.

Classes & Events:

Family Volunteering at the Food Bank
Sunday, August 3rd from 10:00am-11:30 a.m.
Join JCC Cares, the JCC's Social Action group, for a fun morning of giving back! We will be heading to the OC Food Bank to pack food boxes that are distributed to hungry families in the Orange County and surrounding areas. This is a great event for families! Email heatherz@jccoc.org for more information.
Time:Sunday from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Date:Sunday, Aug. 3 Add to Outlook
Ages:Ages 12-16
Grandparent & Me: Sunday Morning Storytime in the Sukkah
Sunday, Oct. 12. Meet in the JCC Sukkah or an interactive story, crafts, snacks and special bonding time. Ages 3 - 5.5 years.
Date:Sunday, Oct. 12, 10 a.m. Add to Outlook
$5 for members, $7 for the general public.
Parent & Me: Sunday Library Storytime and More!
Ages 0 - 6 years. On the first Sunday of each month (starting Oct. 5), come enjoy the love of reading in our beautiful library. Through story time, interactive crafts, free time in the library as well as outside time, you will be able to spend some special time with your child. (Monthly, ongoing)
Time:Sunday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Instructor:Lindsay Brownstein
$5 for members, $7 for the general public.
Parenting Bootcamp Series
Join fellow parents and learn from experts as well as peers on a variety of parenting topics. Register here for the entire series or see below to register for individual classes and descriptions.
Time:Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Starts:Wednesday, Sep. 10 Add to Outlook
Ends:Wednesday, Oct. 29
Instructor:Lauren Gavshon, PsyD, Allison Johnson, LMFT, Hayley Goldberg, MF
$120 for members, $150 for the general public.
Parenting Bootcamp's Developmental Milestones
Is Your Child "Advanced"? Explore physical and psychological developmental milestones and different themes as children age.
Date:Wednesday, Sep. 24, 11 a.m. Add to Outlook
$20 for members, $25 for the general public.
Parenting Bootcamp's Love Languages of Children
What is your child's "love language"? Find out how children express and receive love through five communication styles.
Date:Wednesday, Oct. 15, 11 a.m. Add to Outlook
$20 for members, $25 for the general public.
Parenting Bootcamp's Mindful Parenting: Getting to Calm
How do we make sense of ALL the articles, books and advice available on parenting? Learn how to make your own sense of calm and focus.
Date:Wednesday, Sep. 10 Add to Outlook
$20 for members, $25 for the general public.
Parenting Bootcamp's Nutrition: Avoiding Food Fights
How much do children really need to eat at different ages? Learn tricks to avoid food fights.
Date:Wednesday, Sep. 17, 11 a.m. Add to Outlook
$20 for members, $25 for the general public.
Parenting Bootcamp's Over-Reacting/Under-Reacting
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly... How do we parent our children through the tough topics? Learn how to parent through changes such as new babies, schools, homes, friends and loss.
Date:Wednesday, Oct. 29, 11 a.m. Add to Outlook
$20 for members, $25 for the general public.
Parenting Bootcamp's Problem Solving
Discuss with our experts the language of discipline.
Date:Wednesday, Oct. 1, 11 a.m. Add to Outlook
$20 for members, $25 for the general public.
Parenting Bootcamp's Social Skills and the Importance of Play
Good social skills are critical to success in life. Explore social skills and why some children find it difficult performing these skills.
Date:Wednesday, Oct. 8, 11 a.m. Add to Outlook
$20 for members, $25 for the general public.
Parenting Bootcamp's Transition and Separations
Uh oh, how are we going to survive another change? Transitions are inevitable. How could your child react when you start a new job, move to a new house, start in a new classroom? Gain knowledge on transition success.
Date:Wednesday, Oct. 22, 11 a.m. Add to Outlook
$20 for members, $25 for the general public.
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